Billy Preston

Billy Preston

American R&B musician (1946–2006)
A brilliant keyboardist and a hitmaking force in soul music during the mid-'70s, plus an organist on some of the Beatles' latter-day sides.
BornSeptember 2, 1946
HometownHouston, Texas, United States of America
Net worth$1 million
ParentsRobbie Lee Williams
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Albums

16 Yr. Old Soul
16 Yr. Old Soul
1963
Urban Soul Series
Urban Soul Series
2010
Billy Preston [Suite 102]
Billy Preston [Suite 102]
2009
Billy's Back
Billy's Back
1995
Best of Billy Preston [A&M]
Best of Billy Preston [A&M]
1988
Minister of Music
Minister of Music
1985
On the Air
On the Air
1984
Pressin' On
Pressin' On
1982
Billy Preston & Syreeta
Billy Preston & Syreeta
1981
Way I Am
Way I Am
1981
Late at Night
Late at Night
1979
Fast Break [Music From the Motion Picture]
Fast Break [Music From the Motion Picture]
1979
Whole New Thing
Whole New Thing
1977
Billy Preston [1976]
Billy Preston [1976]
1976
It's My Pleasure
It's My Pleasure
1975
Kids & Me
Kids & Me
1974
Live European Tour
Live European Tour
1974
Everybody Likes Some Kind of Music
Everybody Likes Some Kind of Music
1973
Music Is My Life
Music Is My Life
1972
I Wrote a Simple Song
I Wrote a Simple Song
1971
Encouraging Words
Encouraging Words
1970
That's the Way God Planned It
That's the Way God Planned It
1969
Wildest Organ in Town!
Wildest Organ in Town!
1966